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Zelenskiy wants Ukrainian candidates to run in Donbass election

03 Oct 2019

KIEV/SOCHI Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Thursday that Ukrainian candidates should take part in an election that is expected to be held in the east of the country, currently controlled by pro-Russian rebels.

CEO of Russian shipping giant Sovcomflot to switch to chairman - sources

17 Sep 2019

MOSCOW, Sept 17 Sergei Frank will step down as president and chief executive of Russian state-controlled shipping giant Sovcomflot after 15 years at the helm, four sources familiar with the decision told Reuters on Tuesday.

Russia buys trains for Crimean rail route but keeps mum on who from

13 Sep 2019

MOSCOW Russia's Ministry of Transport said on Friday the state had bought passenger carriages and locomotives for a new rail route linking Russian cities to Crimea, but declined to say who had supplied the new rolling stock.

Russia buys trains for Crimean rail route but keeps mum on who from

13 Sep 2019

MOSCOW, Sept 13 Russia's Ministry of Transport said on Friday the state had bought passenger carriages and locomotives for a new rail route linking Russian cities to Crimea, but declined to say who had supplied the new rolling stock.

Russians vote in local and regional elections after biggest protests in years

08 Sep 2019

MOSCOW Residents of Moscow voted on Sunday in one of the most closely watched local elections in years after the exclusion of many opposition candidates triggered the biggest protests in the Russian capital for nearly a decade.

Russians vote in regional elections after biggest protests in years

08 Sep 2019

MOSCOW Moscow citizens voted on Sunday in some of the most closely observed regional elections in years, after the exclusion of many opposition candidates triggered huge protests in the capital.

Russia, Turkey agree steps to tackle militants in Syria's Idlib - Putin

27 Aug 2019

MOSCOW President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that Russia and Turkey had agreed steps to tackle militants in northwest Syria and "normalise" the situation there after a Syrian army offensive encircled rebel fighters and a Turkish military post.

Russia's Rostec unit ready for out-of-court deal with Boeing on 737 MAX order

27 Aug 2019

MOSCOW A unit of Russian conglomerate Rostec said on Tuesday it was ready for an out-of-court settlement with Boeing over its order for 35 Boeing 737 MAX jets, a spokesman for Rostec's subsidiary Avia Capital Service told Reuters. | Video

Exclusive: 'Dear Vladimir': VTB asks for Putin's help to create Russian grain champion

23 Aug 2019

MOSCOW Russian state-controlled bank VTB has asked President Vladimir Putin to help it create a Russian grain champion to curb the role of foreign traders and give the state greater control over exports, a letter seen by Reuters shows.

Thousands defy crackdown in Moscow's biggest protest for years

11 Aug 2019

MOSCOW Tens of thousands of Russians staged what a monitoring group called the country's biggest political protest for eight years on Saturday, defying a crackdown to demand free elections to Moscow's city legislature. | Video

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